died 1109, king of Léon (1065–1109) and of Castile (1072–1109). He appointed his vassal, the Spanish hero El Cid, ruler of Valencia
alfonso vi granted territories called the county of Portugal in the northern part of the land which now bears that name.
A History of Spain Charles E. Chapman
- Alfonso xii
1857–85, king of Spain 1874–85.
- Alfonso xiii
1886–1941, king of Spain 1886–1930. Contemporary Examples His grandfather, Alfonso XIII, fled the country during the civil war in 1931 and abandoned his estates and most of his fortune. Will Scandal Sink the Spanish Royal Family? Tom Sykes August 17, 2014 noun 1886–1941, king of Spain (1886–1931), who was forced to abdicate on the establishment […]
- Alford plea
Law. a pleading of guilty in a plea bargain in which the defendant maintains his or her innocence.
a saddlebag, especially one made of leather. a cheek pouch. Historical Examples When meal-time arrives, each peasant brings out the alforja, or embroidered wallet, which Sancho Panza kept so well filled. Things seen in Spain C. Gasquoine Hartley noun (Southwestern US) a saddlebag made of leather or canvas